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Phenomenal Proof 1891 Double Eagle Rarity Offered at Stack’s Bowers Rarities Night

At our upcoming Whitman Baltimore Winter Expo, Stack’s Bowers will be offering an 1891 Ultra Cameo Liberty Head Double Eagle that will have to be seen to be believed.

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Q. David Bowers on the “$5 Educational Note”

Q. David Bowers writes about his experiences in the numismatic world for Coin Update News. This week, he’s writing about one of the most dynamic action groups ever engraved for American currency.

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John and Nancy Wilson: Red Book Recollections

Whitman Publishing’s Guide Book of United States Coins, also known as the Red Book, now in its 72nd edition, has a long and storied history. Noted numismatists John and Nancy Wilson share their thoughts.

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New 2019 Official Blue Book™ Expanded With Full-color Sections

The newest edition of the Handbook of United States Coins debuts in late May 2018. Known to collectors as the Blue Book, it is the best-selling annual guide to wholesale prices paid by U.S. coin dealers. The 304-page 76th edition, with a 2019 cover date, has been fully updated and expanded with a 16-page color section. It can […]

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Reserve Your Room A Few Steps Away From The Whitman Baltimore Expo!

Will you be at the Whitman Baltimore Summer Expo? We have a special relationship with several hotels – all of which are just a short distance from the Expo – that are ready to welcome Expo attendees! Click the link below to explore your options, but be aware that the reserved blocks often sell out. […]

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Celebrate Ken Bressett and the Red Book at the 2018 Whitman Baltimore Coin and Collectibles Expo!

If you’re going to the Baltimore Spring Expo this week, make sure you stop by the Whitman Publishing booth. Giveaways and other celebrations are planned year-round at all three Expos (March, June, and October) in honor of longtime Red Book editor Kenneth Bressett.

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PCGS Brings $10 Crossover Special to the Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo

PCGS will be at the Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo, March 22-24, for on-site grading! They are bringing their $10 Crossover Special to the East Coast for the first time – submit your coins for crossover and pay just $10 for the ones that do not cross.

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Pre-Order Your 2019 Red Book From Whitman Publishing!

The Official Red Book®—A Guide Book of United States Coins—is 72 years young and going strong! Collectors around the country love the book’s grade-by-grade values, auction records, historical background, detailed specifications, high-resolution photographs, and accurate mintage data.

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Whitman’s Search & Save Features U.S. Half Dollars

The sixth volume in Whitman Publishing’s library of collector book-albums is Search & Save: Half Dollars, is available now for $9.95 retail from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide as well as online.

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Whitman’s Guide Book of Southern State Currency

In the Guide Book of Southern State Currency, paper currency expert Hugh Shull presents an authoritative guide to the state-issued money of the South, from the pre-Civil War era through the war years, and into the late 1800’s.

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